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Posted: 8/25/2004 6:29:50 PM EST


So, I got a 14.5 inch barrel with a Mini Y comp muzzle break and was wondering if wanted to change it out to a flash hider, after 9/04 of course, is the A2 bird cage flash hider at least 1.5 inches long to bring the barrel to the legal 16 inches?

Just how long is that A2 flash hider?!??!!!???
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:37:32 PM EST
I was wondering the same thing. I have a Bushmaster with the mini y comp. I was told that it would destroy the barrel if it was removed. Is that true?
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:38:13 PM EST
an A2 won't get you to 16" bbl length, you need a phantom
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:38:39 PM EST
Don't forget it needs to be permanently attached.
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:41:46 PM EST

Originally Posted By fight4yourrights:
Don't forget it needs to be permanently attached.



I'll probably just keep it like it is and but another one......or two.......
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:49:40 PM EST
It's easy to forget that it's not the OAL of the flash suppressor, it's how much it extends the barrel. The OAL of the A2 suppressor is about 1 3/4 inches, but since it screws down, it only extends a little over 1 inch beyond the end of the barrel.
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:51:05 PM EST
[Last Edit: 8/25/2004 6:52:23 PM EST by Witch_Doctor]
the damned thing is 1/8" under 16" on an M4 barrel
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:53:06 PM EST
[Last Edit: 8/25/2004 6:54:27 PM EST by LARRYG]

So, I got a 14.5 inch barrel with a Mini Y comp muzzle break and was wondering if wanted to change it out to a flash hider, after 9/04 of course, is the A2 bird cage flash hider at least 1.5 inches long to bring the barrel to the legal 16 inches?

Just how long is that A2 flash hider?!??!!!???





Shit. It's a muzzle BRAKE and a flash SUPPRESSOR.
Link Posted: 8/25/2004 6:55:43 PM EST
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